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Tesho Akindele

Name & Twitter: Tesho Akindele (CAN) @Tesho13
Current club: USA / FC Dallas
Date of birth: 1992-03-31
Birthplace: Calgary, AB, CAN
Height: 180 cm
Position: M
Position: Men's National Team Player
Team Honours: USA Open Cup winner (2016)
International "A" totals
Appearances: 14
Starts: 8
Goals: 2

Notes

speaks English... his father was born in Lagos, NGA while his mother was born in Calgary, AB... he was two years old when his family moved from Calgary to Mississauga; then four years old when he moved to Winnipeg; then seven years old when he moved to Thornton... grew up competing in soccer, basketball, athletics... he was three years old when he started playing soccer in Mississauga... enjoys video games, music, movies... favourites have included Thierry Henry, Arsenal FC... other favourites have included Usain Bolt, Colorado Avalanche, Denver Broncos, Denver Nuggets, Colorado Rapids... 

For Country

he was 17 years old when he made his debut in the Canadian youth program in 2009 with coach Sean Fleming... he was 23 years old when he made his debut for Canada on 11 June 2015... represented Canada at the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup... 

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